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Huawei, MoCD begins section 2 of Cyber Safety Coaching – 100,000 females to learn

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In partnership with the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD) and the Ministry of Schooling,...

In partnership with the Ministry of Communications and Digitalisation (MoCD) and the Ministry of Schooling, Huawei Applied sciences Ghana has begun the second section (Part 2) of its Digital Applied sciences coaching in Ghana.

The digital applied sciences coaching aimed toward equipping Senior Excessive College ladies with Twenty first-century Data Communications Know-how (ICT) expertise will deal with subjects like Synthetic Intelligence, Privateness safety, and Cyber Safety as a method of accelerating pupil consciousness of web security and introducing them to the essential AI ideas.

The coaching was formally opened on Wednesday, 3 August 2022, by the Deputy Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Hon. Ama Pomaa Boateng at St. Mary’s Vocational Institute and Tamale Ladies Senior Highschool within the Northern area of Ghana.

This 12 months’s coaching which began in Tamale is predicted to learn 100 thousand (100,000) ladies, together with college students within the Bono East, Bono, Ahafo, Volta, and Oti areas.

Talking on the essence of the coaching, the Deputy Minister for Communications and Digitalisation, Hon. Ama Pomaa indicated that the initiative comes as a part of the Ministry’s Digital Inclusion agenda aimed toward exposing extra youth, particularly females, to the most recent tendencies in ICT whiles motivating them to develop an curiosity in STEM.

She indicated that with know-how on the heart of growth, the importance of ICT training can’t be underestimated therefore the necessity to contain extra college students in digital expertise coaching to boost their expertise capability. She lauded Huawei for partnering with the MOCD to coach extra ladies at second-cycle establishments.

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The Deputy Minister motivated the ladies to take the coaching significantly and suggested them on the essence of getting a optimistic presence on the web.

The Minister of Communications, Hon. Ursula Owusu Ekuful at a press briefing on Sunday, July 31, 2022, additionally counseled Huawei for repeatedly partnering with the Ministry to interact extra girls in ICT and for its rural telephony mission aimed toward increasing community connectivity to the underserved and unserved communities in Ghana.

The Director of Authorities and Public Affairs, Mrs. Jenny Zhou, for the reason that inception of this system, has inspired beneficiaries to benefit from the chance and embrace STEM with a optimistic perspective.

In accordance with her, Huawei is dedicated to empowering extra girls via such capacity-building initiatives to boost their potential and put together them for the digital world.

Some faculties but to learn from the coaching embody; Our Woman of Mount Camel Senior Excessive College, St Ann’s Ladies Senior Excessive, Our Woman of Windfall Senior Excessive, Notre Dame Ladies Senior Excessive, Ola Ladies Senior Excessive, Serwaa Kese Ladies Senior Excessive, E.P.C Mawuko Ladies Senior Excessive, St Catherine Ladies Senior Excessive, Kyabobo Ladies faculty amongst others.

By way of digital applied sciences coaching and capacity-building applications, Huawei seeks to contribute its quota in the direction of the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Growth Aim 5, in addition to the event of Ghana’s ICT sector.

Final 12 months, Huawei Ghana, in partnership with the Ministry of Communications, the Rebecca Basis, the Ministry of Overseas Affairs and Regional Integration, the Ministry of Schooling, and the Kofi Annan ICT Middle of Excellence, educated over 50,000 ladies and merchants in Cyber Safety, Synthetic Intelligence, and Monetary Know-how.

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